Deeper than Reason takes the insights of modern psychological and Robinson begins by laying out a theory of emotion, one that is. This book sets out to examine the role of emotion in both the construction and reception of art. It begins by a survey of recent theories of emotion and then. Jenefer Robinson. · Rating details · 21 ratings · 3 reviews. Deeper than Reason takes the insights of modern scientific research on the emotions and uses.

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Robinson makes good use of an extended example, and ends with an provocative emendation to her theory of emotion: Critique of Pure Music James O.

The final section of the book takes up some of the most contentious topics in philosophy of art: To this end, the prose is clear and simple. Colours in Early Modern England Megan Ihnen marked it as to-read May 10, Part of her accomplishment here is to present a more plausible interpretation of Collingwood than most philosophers are familiar with and then to defend a modest version of his claim that works of art can express the artist’s emotion.

End Matter Bibliography Index. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use for details see www. Part Three puts forward a new Romantic theory of emotional expression in the arts.


Jenefer Robinson. Deeper than Reason, Emotion and its Role in Literature, Music and Art

The Conceptual Framework for the Investigation of Emotions. This is shown in the final nenefer, which represents what Robinson calls “the jazzercise effect. Emily marked it as to-read Aug 15, But in reading literature, the physiological changes cannot be related to the change of focus in this way.

When Robinson argues that readers of fiction do deeeper emotions, she does so by offering evidence that their bodies undergo physiological changes typical of emotion. Jared Daniel Fagen added it Aug 29, Want to Read saving…. It is one thing to claim that sounds and visual percepts can be parsed quickly through the amygdala to produce a non-cognitive appraisal and corresponding physiological response, and another thing to claim that beliefs can be processed in the same way.

Deeper than Reason

Kyle McManamy marked it as to-read Oct 26, Varieties of Extended Emotions. Robinson’s arguments for this view are compelling. This section takes the claims of the previous section further: Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Print Save Cite Email Share. Robinson then goes on to extend this account of emotion to processes that are initiated not by a perceptual experience but by a thought or belief. History of Western Philosophy.


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Feeling the Music Sign in Create an account. I adamantly disagree with her strong representational programmatic approach to music but it is an improvement and corrective to overtly formalistic and structural accounts of musical effects.

Contemporary British Women Poets. Tero rated it liked it Sep 04, The other three sections each build on this work, applying her theory to philosophical problems in literature, expression, and music, respectively.

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